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Accelerator Edtech

Apply for the Mastercard Foundation EdTech Fellowship Program

The Mastercard Foundation EdTech Fellowship Program is an EdTech specialised venture support program uniquely designed for high-growth and high-impact companies addressing pressing

DLM Capital

DLM Capital Group Raises N5.304bn In 106% Oversubscribed Commercial Paper Issue

Three weeks after DLM Capital Group announced the issuance of its N5Billion Series 10 and 11 commercial Paper Notes under

Partnership Payment

MSI, Fawry Launch Joint Initiative to Support Startups

Micro-Star International (MSI), gaming hardware and innovative business solutions in over 120 countries, has partnered with Fawry to facilitate payment


GOBELINS and Netflix Offers New Scholarship Opportunities for African Animators

Netflix and GOBELINS have announced that they will be offering six Master’s scholarships to African students for their September 2023 intake. This is

Smile Identity
Funding Investment Venture Capital

Smile Identity Secures $20m Series B Funding to Double Down on its Digital Verification Identity Solutions

Smile Identity, the African provider of digital identity verification solutions, has secured $20 million in Series B funding. The round


Bamboo Secures Digital Broker License From Nigeria’s Securities & Exchange Commission

Bamboo, the African online brokerage firm, has announced that it has been granted a digital sub-broker license from Nigeria’s Securities

Endeavor Nigeria

Endeavor Nigeria Appoints Ireayomide Oladunjoye as its New Managing Director & CEO

Endeavor, the global entrepreneurship network, has announced the appointment of Ireayomide Oladunjoye as Managing Director & CEO of Endeavor Nigeria, effective 6

Funding Investment Startup

Egypt’s Gameball Secures $3.5M to Boost its CRM Platform

Gameball, the Egyptian customer intelligence and marketing CRM startup, has raised $3.5 million in seed funding for its expansion drive.

Fintech Payment

Orange Egypt Partners With Fawry to Enhance Digital Payment Services

Orange Egypt has signed a partnership agreement with Fawry, the provider of e-payments and digital finance solutions in Egypt, to


How Small Businesses Can Go Digital – and Why They Have no Choice

Today, businesses of all sizes, from roadside traders to large businesses, can no longer afford to not accept digital payments,